Have you heard the buzz about iBeacons? iBeacons are Bluetooth low-energy devices that can interact with mobile devices. This iOS robot app uses iBeacon technology with Bluemix to create a robot avoidance system. Open the project and view the readme for all of the details.
Looking for an easy-to-understand Java app you can edit in Eclipse and deploy to Bluemix? Look no further than this Word Counter app that has an associated tutorial that will walk you step by step through getting set up, forking the project, configuring the deployment pipeline, deploying the app, and even fixing a bug.
Gojazz is a light-weight, change synchronizing tool for those who want to use Jazz SCM locally with the editor and tools of their choosing. View this handy intro video for a quick demo of how it works. Open the project, view the readme for details on how to use it, and go!
Love your Fitbit? Want to interact with your Fitbit’s data through an API? I thought you might. Fork and deploy this Node.js app to get updates on your Fibit statistics for the day, receive encouragement, and discover how you can increase your step count. Learn about the magic behind the app in this developerWorks article.
If you are addicted to Twitter (or even if you think it’s a silly waste of time), you’ll want to check out this Sentiment Analysis app. Type in a subject (like Justin Bieber) and discover how the Twittersphere is feeling about it. Check out the associated developerWorks article that explains how the app was built using Node.js, Express, sentiment, and ntwitter.
Take a break and play this classic Hangman game running on Bluemix. Then discover how it was built using the Liberty for Java™ runtime and the Cloudant NoSQL database. Get all of the details in this developerWorks article.
If you’re looking for step by step introductions for using IBM Bluemix DevOps Services and IBM Bluemix together, start here. Laurens Lovely Landscapes is a simple python app with an associated developerWorks article series that will walk you through deploying, planning, and updating your apps.